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Secular Music of the English Reformation, January 2021

Songs, madrigals and instrumental music by Byrd, Morley, Dowland and others who reinvented the art of sophisticated song and dance in Elizabethan and early Jacobean England. Singers: Naomi Barrett, Taylor Ishida, Sarah Lambert Connelly, Benjamin Sobel, Tomas Ramos, Scott Fikse, … Continue reading

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From Italy to Germany, May 2021

17th century German composers were strongly influenced by the Italian style of sacred and secular cantatas, adapted to both the German language and the latin texts beloved of Martin Luther. Grand and intimate works by Praetorius, Schütz, Schein and Kittel … Continue reading

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Ensemble Les Délices, November 2020

Premiere, Friday, November 13, 2020 at 7:00 pmAvailable through Thursday, November 19 at 7:00 pm This concert has now been completed. DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAM HERE PerformersHannah De Priest, sopranoDebra Nagy, oboe & recorderJulie Andrijeski, baroque violinRebecca Reed, baroque cello & … Continue reading

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Galileo’s Daughters, March 2020

Premiere, Friday, March 12, 2021 at 7:00 pmAvailable through Thursday, March 18 at 7:00 pm Orpheus in ItalyMusic in the Age of Galileo Director and soprano Sarah Pillow, Mary Anne Ballard, viola da gamba, with lutenist Ronn McFarlane as Vincenzo … Continue reading

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Sacred Music of the English Reformation, October 2020

The viewing for this concert has now ended. Download the printed program (PDF) here. Premiere Friday, October 23, 2020 at 7:00 pmAvailable through Thursday, October 29 at 10:00 pm CLICK HERE TO DONATE TO THIS PROGRAM (Thank you!) Sacred music … Continue reading

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2019-2020 Season

September 14, 2019 • The Rise of Italian Opera and Oratorio November 2-3, 2019 • Adew Dundee, The Baltimore Consort January 25, 2020 Renaissance Inspiration April 18-19, 2020 • Bocaccio’s DeCameron, Calextone

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2013-2014 Season

Oratorio, Sept. 27, 2013 Ensemble Hesperus, Jan. 18, 21, 2014 Asteria, January 24, February 2, 2014

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Monteverdi Vespers

Read Katherine Crosier’s blog posts about these performances of the Monteverdi Vespers: It’s Monteverdi Time!Monteverdi on Public RadioThe Three Tenors sing MonteverdiSpacious St. Theresa’s Co-CathedralIan Capps, The Early MuseWhat is a theorbo?Pulling out all the stops for MonteverdiWe are in … Continue reading

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2012-2013 Season

Glorious Gabrieli, Sept. 29, 2012 The Kingdoms of Castile, January 26, 2013 Continental Breakfast, Apr. 17, 2013

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2014-2015 Season

Triumph Against the Odds, Sept. 19, 2014 Bridging the Centuries, Nov. 14, 2014 Wonder Chamber, March 12, 14, 2015 La Primevera, Apr. 16, 18, 2015

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